Chapter Update - December 6, 2018
Milwaukee Lifestyle Magazine profiles AFP SEWI as builder of philanthropy
Article cites fundraisers’ increasing important role in community
When Milwaukee Lifestyle Magazine planned an article on our region’s culture of philanthropy, where did they turn for insight? Our local AFP chapter, of course!

The resulting article convincingly describes AFPSEWI’s role in developing competent, ethical fundraisers who share philanthropy itself as their common cause. Follow the link to read the magazine’s November profile of AFP.

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The December luncheon will provide a freeform of opportunities to discuss and share issues that you, our members are facing. In the recent member survey, you requested to have opportunities for small group discussions and getting to know other members personally – this whole luncheon is for you! 

On Philanthropy: Resist the List! Give Them a Gift that Gives
Donate to charity in your loved one’s name and double the impact through a workplace match
Dear Dad: I received your annual Christmas Wish List yesterday. After an online search for the meaning of “auger,” “tip up,” and “floating livewell,” I have to let you know that you will not be receiving any ice fishing supplies this year.

Here's What You Missed
National Philanthropy Day
"I have attended hundreds of these during my tenure as AFP President and yours ranks at the top!...Congratulations to your AFP Chapter for an outstanding National Philanthropy Day event.” - Paulette Maehara, CFRE

President's Message
A Year in Review
As I get close to turning over the virtual gavel, I reflect on my time as Chapter President and share a few thoughts to summarize what meant the most to me during this time.

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